Workers compensation guides

These guides provide information on the workers compensation scheme that operates in Tasmania.

Changes to Tasmania's workers compensation laws came into effect 1 January 2018. Read how these effect you.

For information about the workers compensation processes that cover workers for injuries occurring before 1 July 2010, please contact WorkSafe.

Workers Compensation Handbook - The Basics PDF, 175.5 KB

This guide provides a basic, easy to understand summary of the workers compensation and injury management processes in place.

ID: GB010 | Date: 01/2018


Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation - Guide to (for claims on or after 1 July 2010) PDF, 1.0 MB

This guide provides detailed information of the workers compensation processes that are in place to cover workers injured on or after 1 July 2010.

ID: GB260 | Date: 01/2018


Workers Rehabilitation and Compensation Act Summary PDF, 138.2 KB

This poster provides a succinct guide to the workers compensation and injury management processes now in place.

ID: GB014 | Date: 10/2014


Right to make Workers Compensation Claim PDF, 453.1 KB

Form to be given by employer to worker when notified of an injury sustained during the course of their employment

ID: GF172 | Date: 07/2013


Authority and Consent for Release of Medical Records PDF, 80.5 KB

This form authorises and consents to the release of medical records if you decide to change your Primary Treating Medical Practitioner

ID: GF182 | Date: 12/2010


Claim Form for Dependents of Deceased Workers PDF, 282.1 KB

Claim Form for Dependents of Deceased Workers

ID: | Date: 12/2017



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